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OneSearch: About OneSearch

Where Do I Start Searching?

With OneSearch you can search the following collections:

  • Articles, Books, and more – searches books and material from West Valley College, the online databases, and textbook reserves.
  • Books & Materials at the Library – books, ebooks, DVDs, calculators, etc. owned by West Valley College, including course reserves.
  • Course Reserves – course related textbooks and material.

In addition, you can search the following collection to find books to request from West Valley:

  • West Valley & Mission Books – physical books at West Valley College and Mission College.



From the OneSearch page, the search collections will display as you start to type. The default is Articles, Books, and More, but you can search a specific collection by selecting it from the drop down menu list as shown in this image.